Nov 14, 2012 5:00am EST
ride. they are working on a new two men bobsled to bring it to the games and sochi russia. this has been in the works for about one year, a prototype of already been delivered and the west team thinks it could be a major boost for their medal hopes. the women won in 2002, but the two men gold medal has not been won by the americans since 1936. this is a big deal. they are hoping to win a. they are hoping bmw can help. there are specific rules on how you can build them. but bmw believes there bobsled could be the winner that could help the united states team win the gold which they have not done in the two men and more than 50 years. we are looking forward to this which will be in park city utah and in two years with could see this for the olympic team and russia. back to you. >> thank you. it is 5:27. call outside. the news continues at 5:30. >> still ahead, maryland voters approved gambling in the state. john gonzalez live >> live and in hd. this is "good morning washington." on your side. >> lawmakers expected to speak about what the fbi and cia know about the david petraeus scan
Nov 16, 2012 11:35pm EST
coveted pets. especially in japan, russia and the persian gulf. dr. nekaris is finding fewer of them in the jungle, but they're easy to find in the illegal animal markets of azy. their teeth removed with nail clippers. they sell for about $25. smuggled out of the country, though, they are worth thousands. are they endangered? >> they all are, yes. >> reporter: illegal trade -- >> is the number one threat. >> reporter: the world was a safer place for these animals, when the world beyond the jungle didn't know that the oh, so lovable loris existed. i'm jeffrey kofman for "nightline" in paignton, england. >> slow lorises airs november 20th on animal planet.
Nov 4, 2012 8:00am EST
visit to russia. the skipper of the uss vand vandergrift. they have been cracking down on this behavior in recent years. >>> and more than 1,000 people, many of them with puppets turned out for the million puppet march in washington, d.c. they were showing their support for government funding of pbs. it was inspired or in reaction to the comments by mitt romney, about cutting the deficit, including less money for public television. >>> finally, no excuses to be lazy this sunday morning. this man is climbing the stairs of the wilson tower with a groundbreaking bionic leg. the leg is controlled by his thoughts. it's pretty wild. he's climbing the 103 floors as part of the annual skyrise event. how about that? pretty amazing. >> incredible. >> i try to get my body to do all sort of things. >>> it's fall back. so, if you're at all confused by your clocks, it's fall back. it's the best day of the year who work in morning television. ginger, over to you. >> except the meteorologist who gets in before midnight. either way, you need to get some sleep later, and it's going to be easy to sleep in
Nov 8, 2012 2:35am EST
, benjamin netanyahu congratulating barack obama on his re-election. presidident putin in russia sayg the same thing. one thing i can tell you, the taliban, telling barack obama it's team to get out of afghanistan. so, a stern message from them. >> all right, abc's mark greenblat reporting from capitol hill, live this morning, we thank you, mark. we will extend to you or olive branch as well. >> thank you. >> good to see this kind of tone though on capitol hill. especially kidding just, how divisive it has been. it's good for america to see this. john boehner cominout today. harry reid as well. boehner said, we can't keep setting the bar that low. it is time we raise the bar. i loved what he said about we are ready to be led not as democrats or republicans, but as americans, not as a liberal or conservative, but as the president of the united states. >> that's the quote mark alluded to. you hope in light -- dual messages last night. the country overwhelmingly elected barack obama back to office. more democrats in the senate and the house. on the other side. popular vote very close. ob